This is an analysis of the poem English Names On Canadian Thames that begins with:
England hath given us the names
To adorn Canadian Thames,...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: aabbccaaddbbeeffgghh fXXXiaiX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 20,8,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: couplets
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 10110101 00101001 1100111 01010111 11010001 11011111 11011101 11000101 101100010 110101010 11000101 11110001 11001001 1110101 1011011 11010101 10110011 0001101 1101011 11001001 101001011010001 0010101010100 0111100110101 110011100010100 1001100100110 100100100010101 1101100110100 101000111010101100
- Amount of stanzas: 2
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 553
- Average number of words per stanza: 97
- Amount of lines: 28
- Average number of symbols per line: 39 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 7
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; of, and are repeated.
The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same word and is repeated.
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